Avian coronavirus (ATCC® VR-817)

Classification: Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus  /  Product Format: frozen

Classification Coronaviridae, Gammacoronavirus
Deposited As Infectious bronchitis virus
Agent Avian coronavirus
Strain Connecticut A5968
Common Name Infectious bronchitis virus (IBV)
Biosafety Level 2
Isolation
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
Product Format frozen
Storage Conditions -70°C
Comments
Incubate 10 days for maximum virus titer.
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Recommended Host
chicken; chicken embryo
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37.5°C
Incubation: 2 days
Effect on Host
Dwarfing, curling and death in chicken embryos
Respiratory disease in chickens
Name of Depositor RE Luginbuhl
Special Collection ATCC
Source
Trachea from 2-week-old chick with mild respiratory distress, Connecticut
References

Jungherr EL. . Proc. 60th Ann. Meeting U.S. Livestock Sanit. Assoc. : 203-209, 1956.